Are you a sharp and engaged mechanical engineer looking for a new challenge? Are you looking to develop your skills and knowledge further whilst assisting others to improve theirs?
Working for one of the most exciting areas of growth and regeneration your days will be varied and rewarding. You will work as part of the technical services team with various stakeholders to maintain and improve the housing asset which is currently at 9,000 properties and other contracts. You will also provide support to Thurrock’s Regeneration programme which is anticipated to the development of 30,000 new homes.
You will produce technical specifications to support effective and efficient procurement of works for both capital and revenue work streams. Being a subject matter expert, you will provide expert technical advice to clients, take client briefs and prepare feasibility studies and drawings in compliance with building regulations and planning policies.
You will enjoy joining this progressive and enterprising team as they look to introduce new technologies to develop the work further. Therefore a pro-active, confident and motivated individual will be a strong candidate for consideration.
In return, we offer competitive staff benefits. Please copy and paste the following link to discover https://www.thurrock.gov.uk/council-terms-and-conditions-of-employment/employment-benefits
To apply, please submit your CV & cover letter detailing your relevant skills and experience.
Our vision – An ambitious and collaborative community which is proud of its heritage and excited by its diverse opportunities and future.
Thurrock is an exciting place to live and work. We are an emerging cultural and arts centre, home to the production centre for the Royal Opera House and the National Skills Academy for Creative and Cultural Skills. We have retail and leisure that is among the best, with the magnificent intu Lakeside, and breath-taking countryside all around. There is over 1,000 acres of land ready for commercial development and there are likely to be 30,000 new homes built with transport links that can get you into London and other parts of the UK quickly and easily.
We are an area of massive growth; £6bn has already been invested by the private sector in Thurrock. We have seen 7,000 new jobs created, with a further 30,000 anticipated in the next 20 years, and 1,170 new businesses in the borough, with leading centres in ports and logistics, retail and creative industries.
Thurrock Council is an Investors in People (IIP) Gold accredited organisation and committed to equal opportunities. As a Disability Confident Employer, disabled people will be offered an interview where they meet all essential criteria on the person specification. We champion flexible working and job share applications are welcome.
We serve a diverse community where people are different yet equal. Diversity underpins everything we do.
How to Apply
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